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Michael Halloran

Birthplace: County Mayo, Ireland
Death: Died in Cerro Gordo County, Iowa
Place of Burial: Rockwell, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa
Immediate Family:

Husband of Anna C. Halloran
Father of Mary Fahey; Katherine 'Kate' Hayes; Martin J. Halloran; Julia Frances Ligora Halloran; Anna M. Halloran and 7 others

Managed by: Anton 'Tony' John Grambihler
Last Updated:

About Michael Halloran

Michael: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=111306961

Anna: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=111307226

from the 1883 book History of Franklin and Cerro Gordo Counties, Iowa, pages 507 & 508:

Michael Holloran was born in Mayo Co., Ireland, in 1837. He moved to Yorkshire, England, in 1850, and there worked on a farm five years, and then joined the militia, serving one year in the British army in the Crimean war, Charles Napier commanding general. He sailed from one port to another and, finally, on the 10th of March, 1857, he landed at New York, where he learned the plumber and gas fitter's trade on Staten Island, under Thomas McNight. From there he moved to Belvidere, Boone Co., Ill. Here he learned the stone cutter and mason's trade, and soon after removed to Scotland Co., Mo., where he remained a year, thence back to DeKalb Co., Ill., where he farmed until 1870, at which time he came to Franklin county, settling on section 30, Osceola township, where he owns 400 acres of land. He was married to Ann Carroll in 1859. By this union there are eleven children : Mary, Kate, Martin J., Julia, Frank P., Annie Maggie, John W., Michael Edward, Thomas Joseph, and Robert Henry. Mary was married to Thomas Fahey in 1880. Mr. Holloran is a democrat in politics and a member of the Catholic Church.

Michael and Ann Carroll Halloran are buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Rockwell, Cerro Gordo Co, Iowa

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12 Children of Michael Halloran and Ann Carroll:

01 Mary, b. June 19, 1859 in Genoa, Dekalb Co., Ill. In 1880 m. Thomas Fahey.

02 Katherine "Kate" Halloran, b. Feb. 1, 1861, m. Mr. Hayes.

03 Martin J. Halloran, b. Sept. 21, 1862.

04 Julia, b. Nov. 11, 1864 in Illinois. On Nov. 7, 1888 at Ackley, Iowa m. 1) Charles Loyden, b. 1860 in Pa. to John Loyden and Ellen Waters. On Feb. 18, 1896 in Cerro Gordo Co., Iowa m. 2) James J. McCauley, b. 1869 to Bernard McCauley and Bridget McGreevy.

05 Thomas Joseph, born 1866, d. April 5, 1877.

06 Anna "Annie" M. Halloran, b. 1868 Dekalb Co., Ill. On July 31, 1893 at Mason City, Cerro Gordo Co., Iowa m. William M. Raw, b. Jo Davis Co., Ill., son of Simon T. Raw and Sarah Reynolds.

07 Frank P., b. March 2, 1869. On Feb. 18, 1896 in Cerro Gordo Co., Iowa m. Annie Smith, b. 1872 to John W. Smith and Bridget Kienan.

08 Margaret "Maggie" H. Halloran, b. June 27, 1870 in Ackley, Iowa. On Dec. 16, 1894 at Swaledale, Cerro Gordo Co., Iowa, m. Anthony E. Raw, b. in Ill., son of Simon T. Raw and Sarah Reynolds.

09 John William Halloran, b. July 10, 1873.

10 Michael Edward, b. 1875, d. May 3, 1942 at St. Paul, Ramsey Co., Minn.

11 Robert Henry Halloran, b. May 4, 1881.

12. Ellen "Nellie" Halloran, b. Nov. 30, 1885 Ackley. On April 10, 1907 in Swaledale, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, m. George T. Mulligan, b. abt 1879, son of James Mulligan and Bridget Carroll.

Daughters Anna and Maggie Halloran married brothers, William and Anthony Raw, respectively.

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Michael Halloran's Timeline

July 1836
County Mayo, Ireland
June 19, 1859
Age 22
Illinois, USA
February 1, 1861
Age 24
Illinois, USA
September 21, 1862
Age 26
Illinois, USA
November 11, 1864
Age 28
Dekalb County, Illinois, USA
October 9, 1866
Age 30
Dekalb County, Illinois, USA
March 2, 1869
Age 32
Illinois, USA
June 27, 1870
Age 33
Hardin County, Iowa, USA
July 10, 1873
Age 37
Hardin County, Iowa, USA
March 31, 1875
Age 38
Osceola Township, Franklin, Iowa, USA